Park Party Packages and Locations, Fairfax County Park Authority
Party in the Parks!
What better place to celebrate than in your favorite park?
With an array of birthday party options and star attractions ranging from swimming to miniature golf to nature exploration, there's a party style to suit everyone.
Audrey Moore RECenter: Party rooms can be rented 2pm -6 pm Saturday and Sunday, and the party can be customized with the addition of pool time, wallyball or gymnasium time if the gym is available. Contact the RECenter's rental coordinator at 703-321-7081 for rates and reservations. Wakefield's Skate Park also offers birthday parties with group rates and customized attractions. Contact the skate park manager at 703-321-7081.
Cub Run RECenter: Birthday Party Swim Packages for parties of 12 or more. Swim Parties offer 75 minutes swimming in the Leisure Pool and 60 minutes in the party room. Call for reservations or more information, 703-817-9407.
Ellanor C. Lawrence Park: Three customizable party packages mean there’s the perfect party for anyone aged 2 – 12 years! Please call 703-631-0013 for more information, pricing, availability and reservations.
Wild Birthdays (aged 3-8 years) are an opportunity for your child and
guests to make a special connection with live reptiles and amphibians,
insects and butterflies, Virginia Indians, birds, dinosaurs, the Civil
War or farm life with a naturalist-led program and related take home
Package includes one hour indoor program and two hour use of a covered picnic area.
- Campfire birthdays (aged 9-12 years) include a hotdog cookout over an outdoor fire and a one hour naturalist-led program featuring a bat echolocator or coyote caller.
- Animal Friends birthdays (aged 3 years and under) are two hour parties designed with younger guests in mind. A naturalist-led puppet show introduces children to forest animals before getting to meet a live snake, toad or frog. Package includes one hour in a covered picnic area.
George Washington RECenter: Party room rental is $40 an hour, the room is available after noon and swimming can be added to the package for an additional fee. Payment is due with the signed contract in order to hold a reservation. For more information, call 703-780-8894.
Green Spring Gardens: Give them a party they won’t forget! Choose from a wide range of party programs, including: Fairy Gardens, Beatrix Potter, Animal Track, or Pond Party. Following the program, enjoy a reserved space for cake and presents. Party Package Includes: 1 hour themed program, 1 additional hour to use reserved space. $175 for up to 15 children or $250 for up to 20 children. $50 refundable deposit required at time of reservation. MasterCard or Visa preferred. Call Green Spring Gardens at 703-642-5173.
Hidden Oaks Nature Center: Your little king or queen for a day will be feted in style at their Hidden Oaks birthday party! Choose your party topic -- dinosaurs, insects, reptiles, mammals or Eastern Woodland Indians: A Child's Life -- and prepare for a memorable experience!
Call 703-941-1065 for more information and to arrange for your celebration. See our Party Page for details!
Hidden Pond Nature Center: Now offering two party types to make your child's day extra special. Choose a nature or campfire party. All parties include an animal presentation and guided hike.
Call 703-451-9588 for more information and to make a reservaton. Visit our Party Page for details!
Huntley Meadows Park: Come celebrate your child's birthday in our new pavilion with an interactive program, guided walk, and craft on a variety of nature themes for your choosing! Contact us soon, spaces are filling up!
Jefferson Falls Miniature Golf: Rent the pavilion area and celebrate a birthday with miniature golf. Pavilion area is available to rent May to October, weather permitting. Call 703-573-0444, ext. 8, for details
Lake Accotink Park in Springfield: Have your party by the lake and enjoy exclusive use of the park's birthday tent, with picnic tables to seat up to 30 kids and room to spare for adult chaperones. Party packages include carousel rides, rounds of miniature golf and tour boat rides. Appropriate for children 4 to 12 years. For reservations, available dates and more information on available packages, call Lake Accotink Park, 703-569-0285.
Lee District RECenter: Party room rental is $40 an hour. A SoftPlay Room designed for the younger set (ages 6 mos.-5yrs.) is offered at $50 per hour. These can be combined with pool time for added fun; general admission rates apply, and there's a 25 percent group discount for 12 or more with advanced reservations. Call 703-922-9841 for details.
Mt. Vernon RECenter: Rent a party room for $35 an hour, include the fun of swimming or ice skating for an additional fee. Pool parties can be held any time after noon; ice skating hours vary. Call 703-768-3224 for details.
Oak Marr RECenter: Party rooms can be rented, group rates are offered and parties can include mini-golf, swimming or both. Call 703-281-6501.
Providence RECenter: Parties are "under the big top" - a large tent erected on the sundeck with picnic tables and lots of exclusive space for partiers. Tent is $25 per hour, and party goers get 25 percent off general admission for swimming. On weekends 2-4pm, a giant gator can be rented for $45 for 45 minutes to up the water fun. (A lifeguard comes with the giant inflatable toy to ensure safety and reserve the gator for the private rental.) Call 703-698-1351 for reservations and more information.
Birthdays at Riverbend
Celebrate your child’s special day with a fun and interactive theme, or rent our space and make your own!
South Run RECenter: Looking for he ideal place to hold your next birthday party? Host your next party with us at South Run RECenter! Rent a party room, and include the fun of swimming or interactive fitness games for an additional fee. For reservations, available dates and more information please contact us at 703-866-0566.
Sully Historic Site: Guests gather under a tent on the expansive lawn to celebrate your birthday. Two-hour rental for up to 15 children includes a 45-minute program led by a staff historian. Rental fee is $175. Non-refundable $75 deposit required upon reservation. Themed goodie bags/$5. For reservations and information on available dates, call 703-437-1794.